Lutheran scholarships and awards for 2014

The following awards may be offered to qualified students. Amounts may vary.

Allen Scholarship


  • Awarded for — Healthcare; amount varies and is based on need
  • Member of a Lutheran congregation in the greater St. Louis, MO area preparing for a career in the healthcare fields (nursing, physical/occupational therapy, pre-medical arts). 
  • Complete undergraduate application.
  • File FAFSA by March 1
  • Will be contacted by Office of Admission in Early March
  • Renewal GPA: Must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress

Award for Excellence

Lutheran Leadership

  • Awarded to — incoming Lutheran students actively engaged in leadership roles in their districts, synods or Lutheran high schools
  • Full Tuition--two awards annually
  • Nominated by leaders within Lutheran denominations by Dec 1 of your senior year in high school
  • Must submit a completed admission application with required materials by Dec. 1
  • Submit Lutheran Leader application and two letters of recommendation by Jan. 15
  • Will be notified by Office of Church Relations Mid-March
  • Renewal GPA: Must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress
  • For more information, contact NaTasha Henry (Admission/Financial Aid) or Debra Albers (Church Relations)

Martin Luther Award

  • $8,000 per year or a scholarship of greater value
  • Dependent daughters and sons of full-time, professional, rostered Lutheran Church workers. If a student qualifies for a higher academic scholarship, that scholarship replaces the Martin Luther Award. (transfer students also eligible)
  • Complete undergraduate admission application
  • Will be notified with offer of admission
  • Renewal GPA: Must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress

Ed Voelz Endowed Scholarship